The Symposium is open to the public, and attendees are asked to RSVP to Maura Caycho in the President’s office at (845) 434-5750, ext. 4261.
Beginning at 9:00am with a Continental Breakfast in E-Lobby, the Symposium will kick off in earnest with a welcome from President Jay Quaintance at 9:30am. SUNY Sullivan’s Interim Director of Sustainability will then emcee, presenting three speakers. The first, beginning at 9:45am, will be Sam Wright, Program Director & Staff Attorney, Water Defense, who will be speaking on “The State of Water”.
Following Mr. Wright will be Rabbi Lawrence Zierler, President/CEO of Sayva Associates, Inc., whose remarks will be on the topic of “Sustaining Safe and Inviting Home Environments: New Ideas for Aging in Place”. He is scheduled to speak at 10:15.
Wendy Gordon, Founder and CEO of 3P Partners, will conclude with “PIPs Rewards: Powering Student Engagement” at 10:45am.
Immediately afterward, sustainability-focused tours will be offered of SUNY Sullivan’s Campus, and Hope Farm, departing from the E-Lobby.
The Inauguration is made possible by the support of a number of local businesses. The day’s official sponsor is Marshall & Sterling Insurance. Founded in 1864, Marshall & Sterling provides insurance for business, home, auto, life, group benefits, wealth management and loss control. A 100% employee-owned company, Marshall & Sterling is ranked among the largest independent insurance agencies in the United States.